Telework mostly benefits white, affluent Americans – and offers few climate benefits

Back in in 2018 – in the pre-pandemic world – about 5{09c3c849cf64d23af04bfef51e68a1f749678453f0f72e4bb3c75fcb14e04d49} of the U.S. workforce teleworked from home. That changed dramatically with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic; by May 2020 that number had jumped to about 35{09c3c849cf64d23af04bfef51e68a1f749678453f0f72e4bb3c75fcb14e04d49}. Tech giants Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and Twitter announced